China bans non-Chinese arrivals from UK as England enters lockdown

People from Belgium and Philippines are also barred in ‘temporary measure taken in response to the…

Freezing cold war: militaries move in as Arctic ice retreats – photo essay

US, Russian, Canadian and Chinese forces are taking an active role in the polar region but…

IMF and World Bank must act fast after Covid caught policymakers napping

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What China's plan for net-zero emissions by 2060 means for the climate | Barbara Finamore

Though the country is a huge polluter, it leads the world in the clean technologies that…

All eyes on China: what to look out for at the UN biodiversity summit

Everything you need to know about who will be there, who’s staying away and what the…

China's carbon pledge will require complete inversion of existing system

Country will need to kick addiction to coal and build eye-watering amount of wind and solar…

Few countries living up to Covid 'green recovery' pledges – analysis

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A 12-storey pig farm: has China found the way to tackle animal disease?

Biosecure farms complete with staff quarantine and chutes for dead pigs are seen as progress, but…

Chinese fishing armada plundered waters around Galápagos, data shows

Hundreds of vessels caught logging 73,000 hours of fishing in just one month in new analysisA…

Global report: China locks down border city in response to two Covid cases

Checkpoints prevent anyone entering or leaving city of Ruili; WHO warns against swift reopening in Latin…